Kings Island

The Five Best Rides at Kings Island
The Five Best Rides at Kings Island
I am a huge fan of Kings Island in Mason, Ohio.  When I was in high school, my friends and I would make a trip at least once every summer.   And, when I was in college at the University of Louisville, we went a lot!  The park has seen many changes over the last twenty years or so.  There are some amazing new rides.  Some old favorites are no longer there.  Some of the rides are still thrilling gue
The Vortex Turns 30 [Video]
The Vortex Turns 30 [Video]
This year at Kings Island, The Vortex is celebrating its 30th anniversary season!  I cannot tell you how many times I have ridden that coaster in the last thirty years.  I remember when it was built.  It was billed as the first coaster in the world to send riders through six inversions and my friends and I flocked to Kings Island summer after summer to ride it.  We absolutely loved it.  And, thirt